Private schools star in the KCPE performance
Celebrations at the Good Shepherd Academy , Kerugoya after Joseph Wanjao topped Kirinyaga County in the KCPE results when he scored 419 marks
Private schools in Kirinyaga County have made a staring performance in Last year’s KCPE examination .
Worth noting is Joseph Wanjau who topped the county after scoring 419 marks at the Good Shepherded Academy , Kerugoya .
The 14 year old star was not however available when the results were announced but his highly excited parents were right at the school cerebrating the good performance of their child.
Good shepherd Academy proprietor Mugo Mutonge whose school produced the top KCPE candidate Joseph Wanjao who scored 419 marks addressing the media moments after receiving the good news this afternoon. He is accompanied by the school principal Jenifer
School proprietor Mugo Mutonge praised the pupil for having made it proud not only in the county but across the entire nation .
Said Mutonge “ of all our 163 candidates the lowest child attained 300 marks with Wanjau toping with 419 marks,”
He added that 25 candidates scored 400 and above marks after the results were released late this afternoon .
His parents who accompanied him to the school expressed gratitude to God for enabling their son to attain such a high score .
The boy has already written a book Billy in the Robotic Universe a move that has seen his school receive a standing ovation amongst the rest in the county .
At the Efforts Junior school Eugene Njoroge topped in his class after he scored 416 marks.
It was song and dance at the Efforts school ,Kerugoya after the institution posted good KCPE results with Eugean Njoroge scoring 416 marks followed by Brigita Wacuka with 414 marks
School Director Kabui Mwai said this results were better than the previous year despite the Covid 19 pandemic .
At the Master Education Center , Kutus , Derick Murimi topped the school after he scored 402 marks followed by his colleague Ephraim Mutugi who scored 400 marks .
The school is located within the outskirts of Kutus town and has a big catchment area due to its proximity with the nearby University, AHITI Ndomba and County headquarters and right off the tarmac road .
Joseph Wanjoa who led Kirinyaga County with impressive KCPE results after he scored 419 marks at the Good Shepherd Academy Kerugoya
At Alber school , Kutus Wilfred Murimi Gachoki led the rest after he scored 416 marks , followed by Ronny Muriithi Githinji 413, Deng Magir Ajang 412, Claris Muringo Njogu 411 while Baraka Muriithi Ngogu tied with 411 marks respectively.
Rooney Muriithi from Alber school Kutus,who came second after he scored 413
Wilfred Muriithi from Alber school,Kutus who was among the best KCPE candidate where he scored 416 marks
Those who scored above 400 marks were 32 while the school managed a mean score of 385.24 , according to its proprietor Nyaga Rigu.